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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:47:36 GMT

Culture Explains Why Smoking Declines Faster in Certain Countries - Mashable


Culture Explains Why Smoking Declines Faster in Certain Countries
Mashable
It was not the first such report but it is probably the most famous because it kick-started a global campaign to reduce the levels of smoking and the deaths it causes. In the 50 years since then, the patterns of smoking all over the world have changed ...

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:54:58 GMT

Mathematicians Explain Why Social Epidemics Spread Faster in Some ... - MIT Technology Review


Mathematicians Explain Why Social Epidemics Spread Faster in Some ...
MIT Technology Review
It was not the first such report but it is probably the most famous because it kick-started a global campaign to reduce the levels of smoking and the deaths it causes. In the 50 years since then, the patterns of smoking all over the world have changed ...

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:14:09 GMT

Communities move to regulate where electronic cigarettes can be used - Brush News-Tribune


Communities move to regulate where electronic cigarettes can be used
Brush News-Tribune
They say anti-smoking forces are stirring up a fear campaign that unfairly links the new technology to the age-old dangers of tobacco smoking. "The only thing they are guilty of is looking like a cigarette," said Ray Story, CEO of the Tobacco Vapor ...

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:52:41 GMT

Education campaign to help Washington County residents quit smoking - Salem Leader


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Education campaign to help Washington County residents quit smoking
Salem Leader
"These ads tell the stories of brave people struggling with the health consequences of smoking-related diseases --- the kinds of smoking-related diseases doctors see every day," said Tim McAfee, M.D., M.P.H, director of the CDC's Office on Smoking and ...
Who still smokes in America? The poor, middle-aged, and bisexual.Vox
CDC Education Campaign Returns With Powerful Stories to Help Louisiana ...Motor E magazine

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:10:41 GMT

Smoke-Free Kentucky Coalition to tour state from July 28 to Aug. 2 - The Lane Report


Smoke-Free Kentucky Coalition to tour state from July 28 to Aug. 2
The Lane Report
(July 22, 2014) — The Smoke-Free Kentucky Coalition is kicking off its 2015 campaign to rally support for comprehensive, statewide smoke-free laws on its “Road to a Healthier Kentucky” Tour, from Monday, July 28 to Saturday, August 2. smoke free van ...

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:11:58 GMT

CRUSH Urges Vegas Gay Men to Quit Smoking - EDGEOnTheNet


CRUSH Urges Vegas Gay Men to Quit Smoking
EDGEOnTheNet
CRUSH, Las Vegas' premiere lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender smoke-free brand recently launched a new video to encourage gay and bisexual men to quit smoking. The video is currently promoting a new campaign that asks the gay community in the ...

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:19:44 GMT

Their View | Take the cool out of Kools - Centre Daily Times


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Their View | Take the cool out of Kools
Centre Daily Times
But protecting commercial speech should not mean inhibiting consumers from understanding the true effects of smoking. The tobacco companies should stop their international campaign against measures that protect public health, and the FDA should take ...
Disproportionate Impact of Smoking on LGBT PeopleRainbow Times

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:35:48 GMT

Hand-picked Zing!s - Tallahassee.com (blog)


Hand-picked Zing!s
Tallahassee.com (blog)
Warnings for years (TV) on cigs. Youth still smoking, Cigars, Ball player chewing. Alcohol, MJ, Sugar, and more. Do we stop before the first taste? Are the two prevention coordinators that FSU will hire the chaperones that Jamis Winston's dad said the ...

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:45:21 GMT

Many young adults misinformed about hookahs' harms - 13abc Action News


Many young adults misinformed about hookahs' harms
13abc Action News
"This study underscores the urgent importance of more research and campaigns to increase public knowledge on the dangers of hookah smoking, especially among young adults," Rezk-Hanna said. Understanding the basis of these perceptions and beliefs ...

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:02:04 GMT

'Stop smoking' campaign backed by county council with new survey - Lincolnshire Echo


Lincolnshire Echo

'Stop smoking' campaign backed by county council with new survey
Lincolnshire Echo
"Evidence shows that smokers are four times' more likely to quit with the help of a stop-smoking service," said tobacco control senior programme officer Ros Watson. "But only 7.5 per cent of Lincolnshire smokers are currently using the service. "It's ...
Smoking ban to be extended to outdoorsDaily Sabah
British body's proposal to stop young people from smoking is unwiseIrish Times
Comment: Plain packs help deter young smokers as uptake drops to new lowSBS (blog)
Wall Street Journal -Independent Online
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 23:05:49 -0700

Is BMA right to propose blanket ban on smoking for youngsters born after 2000? Cambridge hospital boss Dr Keith McNeil ...

In a bid to stop youngsters from taking up smoking, medics have argued that anyone born after the millennium should be prohibited from purchasing cigarettes – creating the first “smoke free generation”. Read more

Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:08:52 -0700

Poll: Should a blanket ban on cigarette sales be introduced for those born after the year 2000?

In a bid to stop youngsters from taking up smoking in the first place, doctors have said that anyone born after the millennium should be prohibited from purchasing cigarettes. Read more

Thu, 10 Jul 2014 05:14:58 -0700

Campaign to stop distribution of illegal tobacco

ILLEGAL tobacco and the dangers to children is the focus of a seven-week campaign coming to Dorset. Read more

Wed, 09 Jul 2014 02:03:34 -0700

How Mandatory Arbitration Cheats Consumers

A few weeks ago, the topic of arbitration clauses became a contretemps when General Mills tried the remarkably cheeky stunt of trying to assert that consumers who had downloaded coupons or simply liked the company on Facebook had given up their right to sue if they were harmed by using its products and could seek remedy only through "informal negotiation via email" or arbitration. The firestorm ... Read more

Mon, 23 Jun 2014 11:05:28 -0700

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This is Money's top 50 – updated – money-saving tips may appear light-hearted but are deadly serious. Read more

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